The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 215 209 223
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.062% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1717 1615 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.01% 30.83% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1346 1312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,700 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the South West region.

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the South West

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 5 - -
Wiltshire -5 2 £51,500 +8.42%
Dorset - 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe.

1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JCL
4 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Data Management
4 5 (35.71%) Teradata
4 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Ant
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) CA
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Maven
5 4 (28.57%) CA Endevor
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Hudson
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) QlikView
6 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Ant
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Hudson
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Platform Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) MDX
1 2 (14.29%) SAP XI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) JCL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) Teradata
3 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) Business Objects